Latest earthquakes near Bosnia and Herzegovina today

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List of latest earthquakes near Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Nov 28, 2023 02:30
(Sarajevo)
M 2.1 299 km SW
from Sarajevo
Nov 26, 2023 14:28
(Sarajevo)
M 2.1 127 km SE
from Sarajevo
Nov 25, 2023 18:57
(Sarajevo)
M 2.7 175 km SSE
from Sarajevo
Nov 21, 2023 15:01
(Sarajevo)
M 3.3 243 km SSE
from Sarajevo
Nov 20, 2023 09:16
(Sarajevo)
M 2.5 115 km SSE
from Sarajevo
Nov 20, 2023 08:19
(Sarajevo)
M 2.3 295 km SSE
from Sarajevo
Nov 18, 2023 10:21
(Sarajevo)
M 3.5 113 km SSE
from Sarajevo
Nov 17, 2023 16:49
(Sarajevo)
M 2.3 278 km SE
from Mostar
Nov 15, 2023 07:38
(Sarajevo)
M 2.1 162 km W
from Sarajevo
Nov 13, 2023 10:13
(Sarajevo)
M 2.6 279 km WSW
from Banja Luka
Nov 13, 2023 02:56
(Sarajevo)
M 2.7 108 km NW
from Banja Luka
Nov 11, 2023 18:19
(Sarajevo)
M 3.0 194 km NW
from Banja Luka
Nov 11, 2023 03:10
(Sarajevo)
M 2.6 192 km NW
from Banja Luka
Nov 10, 2023 17:30
(Sarajevo)
M 2.4 270 km SW
from Mostar
Nov 9, 2023 12:38
(Sarajevo)
M 3.1 94 km NW
from Banja Luka
Nov 8, 2023 21:57
(Sarajevo)
M 2.7 287 km NE
from Tuzla
Oct 31, 2023 12:15
(Sarajevo)
M 2.9 258 km SW
from Mostar
Oct 30, 2023 23:55
(Sarajevo)
M 2.3 81 km E
from Sarajevo
Oct 27, 2023 11:49
(Sarajevo)
M 2.1 133 km NNW
from Banja Luka
Oct 26, 2023 12:09
(Sarajevo)
M 2.7 281 km ENE
from Tuzla
Oct 26, 2023 10:00
(Sarajevo)
M 2.1 296 km SW
from Sarajevo
Oct 25, 2023 10:32
(Sarajevo)
M 2.2 298 km SSE
from Sarajevo
Oct 25, 2023 00:09
(Sarajevo)
M 2.2 242 km NW
from Banja Luka
Oct 23, 2023 00:57
(Sarajevo)
M 2.9 57 km W
from Sarajevo
Oct 20, 2023 04:32
(Sarajevo)
M 2.0 239 km SSE
from Sarajevo

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Bosnia and Herzegovina

Recent Bosnia and Herzegovina Earthquake News

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Bosnia and Herzegovina Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
27 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.1
Nov 28, 2023 02:30

Average

A total of 275 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Bosnia and Herzegovina in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 27 earthquakes per year, or 2 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Bosnia and Herzegovina roughly every 13 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Bosnia and Herzegovina in 2019. A total of 76 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Bosnia and Herzegovina that year. The strongest had a 6.4 magnitude.

Yearly Earthquakes within 300 km (186 mi) of Bosnia and Herzegovina with a magnitude of 4 or above.

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Bosnia and Herzegovina in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Bosnia and Herzegovina during this time. Usually, higher magnitudes are less common than lower magnitudes. Small earthquakes with a magnitude below 4 on the Richter scale have been omitted from this overview.

Earthquakes by magnitude near Bosnia and Herzegovina (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 256 93.09%
Mag. 5 17 6.18%
Mag. 6 2 0.73%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Bosnia and Herzegovina

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.4
On Dec 29, 2020 12:19.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 6.9
On Apr 15, 1979 07:19.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Bosnia and Herzegovina occurred on Dec 29, 2020 12:19 local time (Europe/Sarajevo timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.4 and struck 103 kilometers (64 mi) north-west of Banja Luka, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Bosnia and Herzegovina in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-6.9 earthquake struck on Apr 15, 1979 07:19, 207 kilometers (129 mi) north-west of Sarajevo. It is the strongest earthquake near Bosnia and Herzegovina in the past 123 years (Our data goes back to January 1st, 1900).

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near Bosnia and Herzegovina in the past 10 years. You can use the tabs to find the heaviest historic earthquakes since the year 1900 or within a specific year or distance from Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Dec 29, 2020 12:19
(Sarajevo)
M 6.4 103 km NW
from Banja Luka
Nov 26, 2019 03:54
(Sarajevo)
M 6.4 277 km SSE
from Sarajevo
Apr 22, 2022 23:07
(Sarajevo)
M 5.7 87 km S
from Sarajevo
Sep 21, 2019 16:04
(Sarajevo)
M 5.6 295 km SSE
from Sarajevo
Nov 26, 2019 07:08
(Sarajevo)
M 5.5 268 km SSE
from Sarajevo
Mar 27, 2021 14:47
(Sarajevo)
M 5.5 243 km SW
from Sarajevo
Mar 22, 2020 06:24
(Sarajevo)
M 5.3 158 km NW
from Banja Luka
Nov 27, 2019 15:45
(Sarajevo)
M 5.3 272 km SSE
from Sarajevo
Nov 26, 2019 10:19
(Sarajevo)
M 5.3 16 km SSE
from Mostar
Aug 16, 2018 20:19
(Sarajevo)
M 5.3 295 km SW
from Mostar

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Bosnia and Herzegovina

Earthquakes by region of Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near Bosnia and Herzegovina.

When was the last earthquake in Bosnia and Herzegovina?

A 2.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Bosnia and Herzegovina on the night of November 28, 2023 at 02:30 local time (Europe/Sarajevo). The center of this earthquake was located 299km southwest of Sarajevo at a depth of 9km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Bosnia and Herzegovina in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Bosnia and Herzegovina?

A 6.9 magnitude earthquake hit near Bosnia and Herzegovina on the morning of April 15, 1979 at 07:19 local time (Europe/Sarajevo). The center of this earthquake was located 207km south-southeast of Sarajevo at a depth of 10km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Bosnia and Herzegovina since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Bosnia and Herzegovina?

In the past 10 years, 275 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Bosnia and Herzegovina. This averages to 28 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 13 days.